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  Name: Muftah T. Aabujelala



Academic Degree: Professor


Ph.D From Oklahoma State University, MAY 1984

M. Sc.

B. Sc. Libya 1976



  Professional experience

1980 - 1984        Teaching Assistant, Department of Aeronautical Engineering, Al-Fateh University.- Teaching Staff member at Oscar Rose Junior College, Midwest city, Oklahoma, USA academic year 1980-1981.


  •     Supervision of ten  M.Sc. Projects

  •     Supervision of several undergraduate project

  •     Aeronautical Department head for six years

  •     Researcher in a thermal engineering projects since 1986 up to mow


  •    Aircraft  Engines

  •    Rocket Engines and Motors

  •    Fluid Mechanics

  •    Stress Analysis

  •    Numerical Analysis (P.G)

  •    Computational Fluid Mechanics  (P.G.)

  •    Gas dynamics (P.G)

  •    Advanced Propulsion (P.G)

  •    Hydraulic Machines

  •    Thermodynamics

  •    Laminar and Turbulent Boundary layer (P.G)

  •    Mechanical vibration

 Extra Professional Work

  •   Central air condition load calculation and system design

  •    Water network system design and pump selection

  •    Desalination plant analysis and performance evaluation


  1. Abujelala. M. T. and Lilley D. G. “ Confined Swirling Flow Prediction”, Paper Aiaa-83, Ren. Nevada Jan. 1983.

  2. Abujelala. M. T ” Confined Turbulent Swirling Recirculationg Flow Predictions “, Ph.D Thesis, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater , OK USA June, 1984.

  3. Abujelala. M. T. and Lilley D. G. ‘Limitation and Empirical Extension of κ-ε Model as Applied to Turbulent Confined Swirling Flows “, Chemical Engineering Comm., Vol. 31,1984, pp.223-236

  4. Abujelala. M. T. And Lilley D. G. “ Swirler Performance and Confined Swirling Flow Predictions ”, Proc. ASME Computer in Engineering, Las Vegas, Nev. Aug. 1984, pp233-241

  5. Abujelala. M. T., Jackson T. W. and Lilley D. G ” Swirl flow Turbulence Modeling “, Paper AIAA-84-1376, Cin., Oh, June, 1984.

  6. Abujelala. M. T. And Lilley D. G. “ Swirl Confinement and Nozzle Effect on Confined Turbulent Flow “, Paper AIAA-84 1377 Cin., Oh, June 1984.

  7. Ferreel, G. B., Abujelala. M. T., Busnina, A. A., And Lilley D. G. “ Lateral Jet Injection Into Typical Combustion Flow Field “, Paper AoAA-84-0374 Ren. Nev., Jan. 1984.

  8. Abujelala. M. T. “Finite Element Method: Application to Heat conduction Problems “ , Modeling and Simulation and Control, ASME Press, Vol. 23, No.3, 1989, pp.29-38

  9. Abujelala. M. T. And Muntasser, M. A.” Reliability of Hydrogen for Use in Transportation “, Proc. of Energex 88, Nov. 1988, Tripoli, Libya, pp.xvii-17 xvii-22.

  10. Shweter, M.T. ,Abujelala, M.T. and Abedlmalik, F.I.,” Pre-entry Flow of  Subsonic Air Intakes”, , Modeling and Simulation and Control, ASME Press, Vol. 37, No.4, 1991, pp.39-47.

  11. Abujelala, M.T. and Abedlmalik, F.I.,” In The Cooperation Between Research Centers and Production Plants”, Engineering Journal, April, 1988. (written in Arabic language).

  12. Barka, O., Abujelala, M.T. and Afzal, N.,” Development of Closed Form Solution for  Turbulent Plume Subjected to Vertical  Free Stream”  Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, Issue 9,2001  ,Tripoli, Libya

  13. Barka, O., Abujelala, M.T. and Afzal, N.,” Numerical Solution for Turbulent  Plume Subjected to Vertical  Free Stream” Vazduhoplovstvo, 2001, U. of Belgrade, Yugoslavia.

  14. Elmahmodi, Aiman B., Abujelala, M.T.” Integral Turbulent Boundary Layer Analysis of Heat Transfer in Axi-symmetric Nozzles.”, Vazduhoplovstvo, 2001, U. of Belgrade, Yugoslavia

  15. Abujelala, M.T. and Pundhir, D.S., “ High Speed Turbine Disc Stresses Calculation”, To be Published at Engineering College Journal, Tripoli, Libya.

  16. Abujelala, M.T.” Review of Rocket Engine Systems Used for Satellite Launching”, Journal of The National Academy of Science Research ,Tripoli, Libya.,2002

  17. Abujelala, M.T. and Others”, Practical Projects In Field of Propulsion Systems”, Alfateh Research Center Tripoli, Libya.

  18. Elhadi I. Ehadi and M. T. Abujelala,’’ Finite Element Method Using Hermite and  Shape Function for; Two dimensional  problems’’,  ICASAT, Tripoli, Libya,  23-25/04/2007

  19. Basem A. El-Fitori  and M. T. Abujelala,’’  Effect of Inlet Distortion on Surge Characteristics in Axial Compression System’’, Tripoli, Libya,  23-25/04/2007

  20. Zamzam A. Alshrif, Ramadan O. Saied, Muftah T. Abujelala and M. B. Elarbi,’’Repair of Sreel Pipes for Oil and Gas industry Using Composite Materials’’, Part:I the tenth Mediterranean Petroleum Conference and Exhibition,feb, 2008 Tripoli Libya

  21. H. A. Elghannay, M. T. Abujelala,’’ Development and Performance Evaluation OF A Prototype Linear Actuator Driven Artificial Heart’’,Journal Of Engineering research Faculty of engineer Alfateh University,vol 9,3-2008.

  22. M. J. Al-Arofi, Farag M. Shuaeib, A. Al-Khatib and M.T. Abujelala, ’’Influence of Gas Nitriding on Fatigue Performance of Austenitic Stainless steel Type AISI 304: Parametric Study Optimization, Journal of Engineering research, Faculty of Engineer Alfateh University,vol 9,3-2008.

  23. Aiman B. Elmahmodi, M. T. Abujelala,’’ Theoretical Calculation of Heat Transfer in Axi-Symetric Nozzlles’’, Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, Issue 2,2006  ,Tripoli, Libya

  24. Magda M. Elmbarks, M. T. Abujelala, and K. Morad,’’ Heat Transfer Enhancement by Coiled Wire Inserted Tubes’’, EIEWS2007, June 2007, Tripoli, Libya

  25. Wail A. Abujazea, M. T. Abujelala, ‘’ Performance Analysis of Multistage Flash Desalination Plant at Steady State Operation ‘’ , EIEWS2007, June 2007, Tripoli, Libya








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